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Newport Cemetery -War Graves Week Tours

Newport Cemetery general view

War Graves Week is an initiative aimed at encouraging people from the local community to come together and discover the World War heritage on their doorstep – learning about the stories of those commemorated by the CWGC and the skills, dedication and expertise of those CWGC staff and volunteers who work to keep their memory alive.

MEETING POINT is at The Cross of Sacrifice.

Some car parking through the entrance on Bassaleg Road, Newport NP20 3PY

There are 167 Commonwealth burials of the 1914-1918 war here and a further 98 of the 1939-1945 war. There are 10 Foreign National burials here.

No facilities or toilets on site; uneven ground; hilly or steep slopes.

Please dress for the weather and wear flat, suitable footwear.

Reserve your place